Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1105165

Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
Lophocampa caryae

Observation date: October 03, 2016
Submitted by: JediRae
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Saw the caterpillar inching along the foundation of my house at about 1625, it was alone
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: November 01, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Rensselaer County